The sun is a false friend. In the summer, its slight anti-inflammatory effect temporarily improves the appearance of imperfections. Yet UV rays greatly stimulate sebum production and thicken the skin leading to blocked pores. In the autumn the opposite happens: the imperfections reappear in even greater numbers.
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Adult women are increasingly facing the appearance of late-onset acne.
Acne in adulthood is a genuinely upsetting condition that causes far more self-consciousness than problems with weight*.
La Roche-Posay Dermatological Laboratory recognises the impact acne has on women's quality of life, and they have made a crucial breakthrough by identifying oxidation as a decisive factor in worsening the clinical signs of oily skin.
“How we got rid of my daughter’s inflammatory acne”
Laura suffered from acne for several months. But with the support of her dermatologist she now has clear skin again.